|Bessie Smith mp3 audio songs - Bessie Smith|
MP3s from the original 78 RPM records, in glorious mono! Enjoy.
Keywords: bessie smith; blues; folk blues
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|The Goddess - 神女|
A 1934 Shanghai B&W movie describing the travails of a young prostitute working to send her child through school. Generally considered a classic of pre-war Chinese films. The most famous role of film star Ruan Lingyu. Silent with English intertitles.
Keywords: Chinese B&W silent Shanghai prostitute
Downloads: 8,078 (2 reviews)
|Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded - Samuel Richardson|
LibriVox recording of Pamela, by Samuel Richardson. "Now first published in order to cultivate the Principles of Virtue and Religion in the Minds of the Youth of Both Sexes.A Narrative which has its Foundation in Truth and Nature; and at the same time that it agreeably entertains, by a Variety of curious and affecting Incidents, is intirely divested of all those Images, which, in too many Pieces calculated for Amusement only, tend to inflame the Minds they should instruct."(From the frontspiece ...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; fiction; letters
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|Swansea Love Story|
Swansea Love Story Must See A harrowing documentary about life and love (of sorts) on the bleak streets of the South Wales city. Swansea Love Story is no Romeo & Juliet story transferred from the streets of Verona to those of South Wales, no matter what the name might suggest. Instead, filmmaking duo Andy Capper and Leo Leigh provide us with a staggering documentary that attempts to get under the skin of a small selection of the many drug addicts living in the city...
Keywords: Swansea; Love; Story; Heroin; Drugs; Smackheads; Crack
Downloads: 10,202 (3 reviews)
|Vesti La Giubba - Caruso (Leoncavallo)|
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|Rain - Lewis Milestone|
Sadie Thompson vs. The Puritans. Maxwell Anderson's screenplay of the W. Somerset Maugham story. Joan Crawford. Walter Huston, William Gargan For more info on this film see its IMDB.com entry
Keywords: drama; South Seas
Downloads: 46,333 (6 reviews)
|Love from a Stranger - Max Schach, Harry E. Edington|
A poor woman (Ann Harding) wins the lottery and soon she's swept off her feet by a nice man (Basil Rathbone) but after they're married she begins to think he has a few secrets including murder.
Keywords: Drama; Mystery; Romance; Thriller; Ann Harding; Basil Rathbone
Downloads: 29,806 (11 reviews)
|The Man Who Cheated Himself - Felix E. Feist|
"Tough cop helps his lover cover up the shooting of her wealthy husband. Mainstream noir, primarily distinguished by its acting and San Francisco visuals." - noir expert Spencer Selby Cast: Lee J. Cobb, John Dall, Jane Wyatt, Lisa Howard. 81 min.
Downloads: 58,744 (18 reviews)